Session 16:
Population Dynamics and Land Use in Rural Settings

Thursday, May 9
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
2nd Floor

Chair: Laura Murphy, Tulane University
Discussant: Fred Meyerson, Brown University

  1. Population and Environment: The Impact of Fertility on Land Use in an Agricultural SocietyWilliam G. Axinn, University of Michigan; Dirgha J. Ghimire, University of Michigan

  2. Fertility and Farm Size: Longitudinal Evidence from the Ecuadorian AmazonDavid Carr, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; William Pan, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. The Relationship between Household Structure and Land Use: A Case Study at Rai Khok Village, Nang Rong District, Buriram Province, ThailandWannarat Rattanawarang, Mahidol University

  4. Land Cover Change in the Amazon: Bringing Farmers into the MapJohn Sydenstricker-Neto, Cornell University

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